Student Organizations

Students are encouraged throughout their course of study at Oconee Fall Line Technical College to participate in student activities and student organizations.  It is our belief that students who participate in organizations, activities, and programs outside of the classroom learn by doing and build essential leadership and life skills in the process.  

 

Student Government Association

The Student Government is an organization made up of representatives from all occupational programs at Oconee Fall Line Technical College. The students enrolled in the program elect one representative and one alternate from each program area. Student Government meets monthly. For more information, please contact your local advisor:


Janet Smith: Phone (478) 274.7836 or jrsmith@oftc.edu  

Susan Garrett: Phone (478)240-5162 or sgarrett@oftc.edu

BRIDGE

The purpose of the BRIDGE (Broadening and Redefining Individuality, Diversity,  Goodwill, and Excellence) Club is to provide opportunities for academic and learning support students seeking to attain a certificate, diploma, or degree from Oconee Fall Line Technical College.  The BRIDGE Club promotes a sense of civic and personal responsibility.  Advisors are Tiffany Daniel (North Campus) and Joyce Davis (South Campus).

 

 

Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL)

First launched in 1971, GOAL focuses on student excellence in technical education by focusing on academic excellence and personal achievement. A panel of judges selects one student, the state GOAL Winner, to serve as an ambassador of technical education in Georgia.  

 

Goal Winners represent the "new image" of Georgia's technical colleges.  Students must recognize technical education's critical impact on Georgia's overall economic health:  have strong work ethics, a dedicated sense of loyalty, and a healthy enthusiasm for promoting technical education in Georgia.  For more information, contact Susan Garrett or Janet Smith.

 

 

National Technical Honor Society

The National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) is an honor organization for outstanding students enrolled in occupational, vocational, or technical programs. For more information, contact club advisors (North) Stan Lawson or (South) Kim Meeks.

 

 

Phi Beta Lambda

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) is a national organization for business technology students. Membership is open to those students enrolled in business technology programs. For more information, talk with your instructor or contact club advisor Mona McLendon. 

National Organization's Website: www.fbla.org 

 

Respiratory Educational Student Practitioners (RESP) 

RESP exists for the promotion and support of respiratory therapy education. For more information, contact a respiratory therapy faculty member or club advisors Natalie Smith or Diana Robbins. 

 

 

ROTARACT

Rotaract is a Rotary-sponsored service club for young men and women that is sponsored by a local Rotary club making them true "partners in service" and key members of the Rotary family. For more information contact Kathy Aaron.  

National Organization's Website: www.rotaract.org

 

 

Skills USA 

Skills USA emphasizes leadership, dignity, workmanship, citizenship, and respect for others. Local Skills USA winners compete in regional, state, and national competitions. For more information, contact your local advisor: 

 
Janet Smith: Phone (478) 274.7836 or jrsmith@oftc.edu 

 

National Organization's Website: www.skillsusa.org 

 

Student Practical Nurses Association (SPNA)

The OFTC Student Practical Nurses Association promotes the practical nursing program at OFTC. For more information, contact any practical nursing advisor for more details or email the club advisor Deb Thomsen

 

 

Student Veterans Support Group

The purpose of the Student Veterans Support Group is to help veterans acclimate to college life, provide information regarding services available to them on and off campus, provide a support group, and promote awareness of veteran students to the campus community. For more information, contact:

 


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